Rough Sleepers: Dr. Jim O’Connell’s Urgent Mission to Bring Healing to Homeless People book group
Whether you celebrate 1, none, or all 17 Winter holiday celebrations make sure Rough Sleepers is on your list to receive or give! Rough Sleepers by Tracy Kidder:
- NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • The powerful story of an inspiring doctor who made a difference, by helping to create a program to care for Boston’s homeless community—by the Pulitzer Prize–winning, New York Times bestselling author of Mountains Beyond Mountains“I couldn’t put Rough Sleepers I am left in awe of the human spirit and inspired to do better.”—Abraham Verghese, author of Cutting for StoneA BEST BOOK OF THE YEAR: NPR, Book Page, Chicago Public Library
The book group began at 7 p.m. on Feb 7, continued on Feb 28, and concludes Mar 13. ZOOM option available here. Facilitated by Ellen Flight. Tom Morgan and Mike Greenwood.
We’ve mulled ways to support our unhoused guests including how we might open our doors further and honoring those who have died whom we got to know, like Chad. Memorial Service for Chad Alsphaugh (self portrait to right) Thurs. March 7 at 9:30 am at Gather by Charter House Coalition.